ginsberg ginsberg  /ˈɡɪns bərɡ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States poet of the beat generation (1926-1997)

News

  1. Matthew Weiner on Why Those Mad Men Previews Are Comically Stingy

    If you took anything away from the preview that teased last week’s episode of Mad Men, it was that Pete might or might not be going on a hunting trip (inconclusive fact: he's brandishing a gun!), that Ginsberg may or may not have been taunting a colleague (he says “Bitter?" ... More »
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Vulture

  2. KU dean blasts negative national report on teacher preparation programs

    The National Council on Teacher Quality gives Kansas low marks for the quality of its teacher preparation programs. But Rick Ginsberg, dean of the Kansas University School of Education, says the report is "marred by problems with the research and methodology." By Peter Hancock
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Lawrence Journal-World

  3. Beat Generation: Allen Ginsberg opens at the ZKM Media Museum

    Allen Ginsberg, lecture at the Washington Square Park, New York 1960 © Photo: Charles Gatewood / The Image Works / Roger-Viollet. KARLSRUHE .- With this virtual exhibition curated by Jean-Jacques Lebel, four European institutions – the Centre Pompidou Metz, the Fresnoy in the northern French Tourcoing, the Champs Libres in Rennes, Breton and the ZKM in Karlsruhe – provide detailed insight into ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Art Daily

Quotes

  1. "Xfm are the only station who would let me play Buju Banton next to Allen Ginsberg within the same show. It's going to be one hour each night of the songs they don't play on the radio," said Borrell.
    on Aug 11, 2009 By: Johnny Borrell Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. After praising Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alioto as the models for nominations he would make as president, McCain added: "And yet when President Bill Clinton nominated Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsberg to serve...
    on May 7, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Milford Daily News

  3. "I've played Jack Dempsey and J. Edgar Hoover ...... and what James did with Dean (in 2001's James Dean) and Ginsberg, as well as what David Strathairn did with Edward R. Murrow (in Good Night, and Good Luck) ...... is some of the best work in...
    on Jan 24, 2010 By: Treat Williams Source: Calgary Herald

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